Sheep news around the UK

22 September 2021

COP26: Sheep farmers criticise 'misleading' claims about sector

22 September 2021

Sector calls out celebrities' 'sweeping statements'

Cambrian Mountains Lamb receives legal protection

21 September 2021

Lamb issued UK Geographical Indication status

UK sheep meat exports fell by a quarter in July

20 September 2021

Almost all the decline attributed to the EU

Blood test results show urgent need for pre-tupping vaccination

15 September 2021

Ewes are testing positive for a certain parasite

Scottish farmers urged to donate lamb for school initiative

14 September 2021

'Bank a lamb' for St Andrew's Day initiative

Industry on lookout for new farmer to head Love Lamb Week

10 September 2021

Successful farmer will take on social media activity

Thieves steal 50 sheep from North Wales farmland

6 September 2021

Police appeal after livestock rustling incident

National Trust unveils 10-year farm tenancy opportunity

3 September 2021

Farmer needed to take on Snowdonia sheep farm

Love Lamb Week gets underway with sustainability message

1 September 2021

2021 campaign showcases sector's green credentials

New red meat report shows sector's £1bn value to economy

31 August 2021

Also highlights importance of external markets

Farmer needed to head next year's Love Lamb Week

27 August 2021

Search is on to find 'Face of Love Lamb'

New mattress range saves UK wool from going to waste

26 August 2021

John Lewis & Waitrose launch new wool initiative

New breed record sale price set at Blacknose Beauties

25 August 2021

14,000gns reached at first show since 2019

Farmers reunited at annual Pedigree Beltex sheep show

23 August 2021

Farmers flocked to premier sheep sale

Sustainability the focus of 2021's Love Lamb Week

23 August 2021

Annual initiative celebrates its 7th year

Lack of suitable abattoirs 'key barrier' for native breeds

20 August 2021

Meat sells for premium but barriers remain

Livestock rustlers steal 45 sheep from Cheshire farm

18 August 2021

Cost of the theft is estimated over £8,000

Cross breeding strategies becoming more diverse, survey says

17 August 2021

New Sheep Breed Survey provides unique insight

Climate bill could 'ruin' NI farming industry, union warns

16 August 2021

Bill seeks net zero target of 2045 for NI

'Deep concerns' over lack of progress to stop dog attacks

12 August 2021

Farmers say not enough is being done

Chimney Sheep buys 158-acre land to boost agroforestry

12 August 2021

Purchase to help reduce effects of climate change

Police appeal after sheep illegally butchered on farmland

11 August 2021

Gruesome incident happened on Kent farm

'Lamb Bank' to supply free meat to Scottish schools

11 August 2021

The initiative will occur during St Andrew's Week

Gower lamb first to receive legal protection following Brexit

11 August 2021

It is protected under new post-Brexit GI scheme

Man who stole £87k worth of sheep handed prison sentence

9 August 2021

25-year-old man sent to prison for 4 months

Farmers urged to push 2021 Love Lamb Week campaign

7 August 2021

UK sheep sector prepares to celebrate initiative

Rustlers steal 140 sheep from Cheshire farms

6 August 2021

Police issue out warning over livestock thefts

Sheep milk study shows link between SCC and cheese yield

4 August 2021

Study looks at impact of ewes' somatic cell count

Rustlers steal 64 ewes and lambs from Powys farm

4 August 2021

Police are asking public for more information

Love Lamb Week to return with sustainability focus

2 August 2021

Annual initiative takes place from 1 Sept